Supply Chain Quality Professional

Category:  Supply Chain and Procurement

Bagsværd, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Are you proactive, tech savvy and ambitious? Would you like to improve sourcing processes, manage quality, and support projects related to inbound supply chain? If yes, you may become our new Quality Professional.

The position


As our new Quality Professional, you will join us in the Quality Support team, where you will be responsible for handling Change requests, Deviations and projects related to the quality of our sourced materials. Your new responsibilities will be related to our sourcing process and the products we source, such as raw materials, printed packaging materials etc.


In this position you will take lead on driving investigations on issues related to our inbound supply as well as drive the change process whenever changes are identified. These responsibilities will require close coordination, understanding and collaboration with many of our key suppliers.

In this role you can also expect to take part in projects introducing new materials and new suppliers as well as take part in improvements targeting our own internal processes. You will be in direct contact with our suppliers, production sites, internal stakeholders, warehouses, and other stakeholders.

We are looking for someone to help us in taking our Quality management of the sourcing process to the next level!


Your Qualifications

You have a good understanding of the pharma industry and GxP regulations. You hold relevant Master´s degree or equivalent and you can communicate well in English.

We are looking for a problem solver. Someone who takes energy from investigating situations, finding solutions, and collaborating with stakeholders. Additionally, the ideal candidate has the below skills:

  • Independent and proactive,
  • Strong communicator,
  • Excellent at stakeholder management,
  • Tech savvy,
  • Ambitious and self-driven,
  • Quick learner.


Moreover, you have an excellent understanding of how to apply project management for small and big projects. It is a big plus if you bring any of the below:

  • Experience within Quality and sourcing,
  • Experience with Deviations and Change Control processes,
  • Experience with raw materials, printed packaging material, primary packaging or similar.


The department

The Quality Support team is part of the ISM (Inbound Supply Management) department. ISM is responsible for managing hundreds of suppliers and items used by Novo Nordisk around the globe in order to produce our life-saving products.
In Quality Support you will be part of a team of 12 individuals with very different backgrounds who are working to help ensuring that our supply of materials is continuous and smooth within Novo Nordisk. In order to do that, we have a constant dialog with our internal stakeholders as well as our external suppliers.


Working at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is its people. We know that life is anything but linear and balancing what is important at different stages of our career is never easy. That’s why we make room for diverse life situations, always putting people first. We value our employees for the unique skills they bring to the table, and we work continuously to bring out the best in them. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.



For further information, please contact Christian Kappelgaard at +45 3079 1394.



August 14th 2022 but interviews will be held continuously.

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.